Tikkurila Oyj
PRODUCT DATA SHEET
12.07.2016
(Previous date 12.11.2014)
 

Luja Moisture Stop

Description
Waterborne moisture stop which gives a very impervious surface. For interior surfaces treated with Tikkurila Presto LV Humid Room Filler, and on various building boards, glass fibre wallpapers etc.
Product features

Waterproofing gel suitable for application onto bare plaster and mineral board surfaces in areas where high levels of ambient moisture are expected. Luja Moisture Stop forms a completely impervious moisture barrier under Luja finishing coats. Only for use in areas of very high moisture as part of the Luja hygiene system. Luja Moisture Stop is not required where moisture resistant materials exist already. 


Recommended uses
Particularly suitable for wet areas of kitchens, bathrooms, shower rooms, utility rooms, swimming pool areas etc.

TECHNICAL DATA
The paint is suitable for interior walls The paint is water-borne Tool: roller Tool: spray Tool: brush
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
4
m2/l
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
6
m2/l
Colour Range
Translucent green.
Coverage
4-6 m2/l, two coats applied, unthinned.
The above should be used as a guide, as actual spreading rates will depend upon many factors including texture, porosity and application method.

Can sizes
3 l
Thinner
Water
Application method
Brush, roller or spray application. Thinning: when necessary, thin with water.

Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity
Normally touch-dry in 4 hours and

recoatable with Luja Finishing Paint after approx. 4 hours.

Solids volume
Approx. 39%
Density
Approx. 1.2 kg/l, ISO 2811
Storage
Protect from frost.
Product code
005_3457

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions
All surfaces to be painted must be dry, the temperature of the air at least +10ºC and the relative humidity of the air below 80%.
Preparation
Remove all dirt and dust. If surface to be treated has mould damages, find out the reason for them and repair them carefully before painting. Remove loose, flaking paint with a scraper. Remove vinyl wall coverings and ceramic tiles in full. Sand glossy paint surfaces to a matt finish. Wash the surface with Maalipesu (Cleaning Agent), if necessary and rinse carefully with water. Fill concrete, plaster etc. surfaces with Presto LV Humid Room Filler. Sand the surface and remove sanding dust.
Surface treatment
Stir Luja Moisture Stop well before use. Apply two coats of moisture stop with a roller and finish off corners and inlets by brush. Allow to dry for 1-4 hours between treatments.
Finish with Luja Finishing Paint after approx. 4 hours from the second treatment with moisture stop.
Cleaning of tools
Wash tools with water. Tikkurila Pensselipesu (Tool Cleaner) is recommended for removing slightly hardened paint.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value
(cat A/i) 140g/l (2010) Luja Moisture Stop contains VOC max. 140g/l.

HEALTH AND SAFETY LABELLING
according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
The product is not classified as dangerous. A Material Safety Data Sheet is available on request.
LUJA KOSTEUSSULKU

ENVIRONMENTAL and WASTE DISPOSAL
Empty cans should be recycled or disposed of in accordance with local regulations. Liquid waste should be destroyed according to the local regulations.
TRANSPORT
ADR: not classified
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